TYLER – One person has been killed in a Tyler Wreck. It was reported just before 11:15 Friday night in the area of 10200 Hwy 271. Officers said a truck, driven by Eduardo Flores, 23, Gladewater, reportedly crossed the median into oncoming traffic and struck a minivan, headed south, head on. The driver of the minivan Nancy Dale Slagle, Athens, was killed in the crash. The passenger in the minivan, William Eugene Slagle, 73, Athens, was transported to East Texas Medical Center where he is in critical condition. Flores was treated and released at Mother Francis Hospital and taken into police custody. He was booked into Smith County Jail for Intoxication Manslaughter and Intoxication Assault. The crash is still under investigation by Tyler Police Department.
One Man Arrested after Fatal Wreck